Category Other sports

Stellar pitching pushes Jacks past Hornets

By Grant Pepper Eager to get back onto the field, the Oakwood Lumberjacks (2-2 in SWBL Southwestern Division play), looked for revenge against the visiting Monroe Hornets (2-3 in SWBL Southwestern Division play) last night at Chuck Ely Field. In the first meeting between these division foes (April 10), Monroe won 21-11 at home. While […]

4-loss Ursuline Academy trumps Jills in close battle

By Grant Pepper Another tough GCCL team squared off with the Jills in The Pit on Saturday, just two weeks after Oakwood fell to mighty Mt. Notre Dame in a physical contest. Ursuline Academy, winners of seven of their last eight, escaped Oakwood with a 50-42 win, despite 29 points and 16 rebounds from senior […]

Jills fall to D-I power Mt. Notre Dame, 43-29

By Grant Pepper As the afternoon sun poured into The Pit last Saturday, the Jills hosted one of Ohio’s best Division I girls basketball programs, the Mt. Notre Dame Cougars. Hailing from Cincinnati, the Cougars went to the D-I state title game every year from 2004 to 2009, winning every year but 2005. “We are […]

Jills down Bellbrook 3-1, complete season sweep

By Grant Pepper The Oakwood Jills volleyball team beat out the Bellbrook Eagles 3 sets to 1 on the evening of Thursday, September 20, 2012. The Jills, who swept the Eagles 3 sets to none in Bellbrook earlier in the month, improved to 7-4 with the win. Bellbrook fell to 4-7 with the loss. The […]